Updated Report: Derailment at Laura, Illinois
On Monday, April 28th, 2014 at 4:52 p.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that Z-WSPALT9-28 derailed on all main tracks at Laura, Illinois. Laura, Illinois is 26 miles east of Galesburg, Illinois. One track was returned to service at 1:00 p.m. Central Time. The second track is estimated to return to service at 7:00 p.m. Central Time.
BNSF personnel are on site making repairs. BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 36 to 48 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.